Teleconference “The Art of Public Diplomacy”, sponsored by the Gorchakov Fund, connected Kazakhstan’s Stepnogorsk, Volgograd and Baku

06 December 2017

On December 6, international teleconference “The Art of Public Diplomacy” (Stepnogorsk-Volgograd-Baku) took place within the framework of the project of the Federation of Children’s Organizations “School of Media Diplomacy” with the support of the Gorchakov Fund.

High school students, university students and working youth associated with mass media took part in the event. The goal of the teleconferences is to support engagement of young people into a dialogue on application of skills of media diplomacy.

At the conference, experts, representatives of youth NGOs and students discussed problems of public diplomacy and experience of different countries in media diplomacy. Winners of the international contest of videos “The Art of Public Diplomacy” received their awards during the teleconference.

The online conference was organized by School-Gymnasium #6 in Stepnogorsk, NGO Zhenskiy Luch and Youth Resource Center of Stepnogorsk (Republic of Kazakhstan) in social partnership with Volgograd Regional NGO Federation of Children’s Organizations (Russian Federation) and Union of Youth Student Organizations of Azerbaijan.